This module lets you manage your dependencies with Maven
first you need to download and install apache maven
finally, you need to install the play-maven module
play install maven
NOTE: due to this reported bug: commands.py loading breaks if more than one module , this module does not work together with ivy module, or maybe other modules.
for existing projects, you can add the following line to your conf/application.conf:
if you start from scratch, you can create an ivy project with play new myapp --with maven command, which will active the module and execute play mvn:init.
play-maven specific commands
installs play-parent project (a Maven pom project) into local Maven repository. Then creates the appropriate pom.xml. After this step, you can add your dependencies to pom.xml
play mvn:update // or play mvn:up
retrieves all defined dependencies and then it copies them into your app/lib folder
play mvn:refresh // or play mvn:re
clears your app/lib folder first, then it executes play mvn:up
play mvn:source // or play mvn:src
retrieves all sources (if available) of defined dependencies and then it copies them into app/lib folder